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    The Balmoral Hotel

    1 Princes St, Edinburgh EH2 2EQ, Scotland
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          Overview
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          • Average5%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          Reviewed April 11, 2015

          having never been to Edinburgh I booked this hotel as it was part of amex fine hotels and resorts. I was a tad disappointed when I walked in. It's certainly not a grand hotel. Lady at check in was very friendly - but she seemed...More

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          Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, General Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded April 13, 2015

          Dear Guest Thank you for sharing your impressions following your recent visit to The Balmoral. Your feedback regarding the friendly and attentive service provided by my colleagues throughout the hotel is much appreciated. I am also pleased to read that you were impressed with our...More

          Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

          Our grandson recently moved up to Edinburgh and my wife and I booked a short break, this hotel is in a wonderful Central location and also the bar is amazing! The drinks are slightly expensive but are all done freshly and creatively! The rooms are...More

          Thank Jane-Colin-Yorkshire
          Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, General Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded April 13, 2015

          Dear Guest Thank you very much for your review following your recent stay at The Balmoral. I am delighted to read that you found our city centre location convenient. I am also pleased to read that you enjoyed your experience at the bar and found...More

          Reviewed April 10, 2015

          Stayed here last year in June for 2 nights. The hotel looks grand and makes you want to try and experience the place. This was one of the reasons, apart from positive reviews on TripAdvisor, we chose it over the other relatively cheaper options. And...More

          Thank VivekBaijal
          Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, General Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded April 13, 2015

          Dear Guest Thank you very much for your review following your visit to The Balmoral in 2014. I am delighted to read that your visit to the hotel lived up to your expectations. I was pleased to read that you found your room both cosy...More

          Reviewed April 8, 2015

          We had just approached this imposing, grand building to be met by a lovely friendly concierge, who greeted us and immediately offered to take our luggage and coats, there were delivered swiftly to our room. Our check in was prompt, kind and efficient. A lovely...More

          Thank Caroline S
          Reviewed April 3, 2015

          We have recently stayed at The Balmoral Hotel and we felt like being a home from home. Elegant with an amazing decor and relaxing atmosphere. Smooth check in and the room was ready earlier. Welcoming card made us feel very special and thank you very...More

          Thank Deluxas31
          Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, General Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded April 7, 2015

          Dear Guest Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Balmoral on your recent visit to Edinburgh. I am delighted to read that you were impressed by the accommodation and I would especially like to thank you for your positive feedback regarding the...More

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          About
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          Amenities
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          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Restaurant
          • Spa
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Room Service
          • Business Center with Internet Access
          • Airport Transportation
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          • Banquet Room
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          • $250 - $1,035 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #1 Spa Hotel in Edinburgh
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          • #5 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
          • #7 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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          • Princes Street and Gardens
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          • The Balmoral Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
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          Princes Street and Gardens
          Glaswegians tease Edinburghers that their High Street
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          look onto expansive and decorative public gardens
          beneath the mighty basalt cliffs on which Edinburgh’s
          Castle stands proud above the rest of the dramatic old
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Marie H
          Are breakfast and parking included in the cost of your stay?
          May 13, 2017|
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          Response from Edmelgol | Reviewed this property |
          We didn't have breakfast as part of our stay.
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          Velotraveler
          What is the earliest time we could have breakfast on a Monday morning?
          May 10, 2017|
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          Response from Dave C | Reviewed this property |
          I believe it's 7.30 am.
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          "Great views of the castle from high floor/corner rooms"
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          "If budget allows, book at outward facing room."
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          "Not really, interesting views from all round."
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          "Junior Suite on the top floor offers some peekaboo view of the ocean."
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